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. >> catherine: ahead at eight. it's been four years since the fatal encounter between oscar grant and bart police at a station in oakland. how grant is being remembered tonight. and the movie that's heading for sundance. >>> a close call on a frigid lake. the dramatic video of a sledder. and his rescuers. falling through thin ice. >>> and celebrating the first area.. the twist that makes this delivery. extra special. >> catherine: grocery stores in alameda county are now charging customers for paper bags. that follows the ban on plastic bags that went into effect last year. us what people think of the additional cost. >> jack refused to pay the extra 105. so he walked out in the cold carrying two bags he did not he was not alone. >> it is not worth it. and maybe i'd is one-stop shopping. >> i do not know what i'm going to do now. >> these used to be free. they did not mind paying the extra time to restore caught off guard. >> i thought that the guy was joking because i knew the guy and i said 105? i think that it is great. we do not need any more plastic bags. the maureen thinks that it is
oscar buzz. >> shall we stop this bleeding? >> reporter: this year's blockbusters have something else in common. you better block out three hours if you want to see one. as we approach the end of the year, hollywood's heavyweights are posting some hefty run times. spielberg's "lincoln" clocks in at 2 1/2 hours. "les miserables" is almost three hours. >> and a whop iping 2:49, "neverending." >> they should all be called the never ending story. >> one word of advice, go to the toilet before the movie started. >> reporter: why try to hold the moviegoers attention so long. many say blame it on oscar. there's a feeling in hollywood the academy won't take a best picture contender seriously if it's under two hours. this time of year, studios are racing to release these epics before the oscar deadlines. >> any film that opens on christmas day is also eligible for oscar. >> reporter: long oscars is nothing new. "gone with the wind" was almost four hours but included an intermission. >> frankly my dear, i don't give a damn. >> reporter: they don't seem to mind. >> if i'm involved in the subject
political analyst at 5:30. but first - it's the four year anniversary of the shooting of oscar grant. the memorial today - and news of the film being made about what happened. >>> and - a man loses 13- thousand dollars on craigs- list. he says he unknowingly bought a stolen car. now he wants the public's help in catching the culprit. >>> today marks the four year anniversary of the shooting of oscar grant. he was the unarmed bart passenger shot and killed by police. it happened at the fruitvale bart station in 2009. this is video from a cell phone - from just before the shooting. today oscar grant's family and about a hundred supporters held a vigil at the station. >> it means to us the opportunity for us to bring back to life oscar's spirit, the spirit that lives in all of us to reunite, to never let us forget what happened on that platform january 1st two thousand and nine. >>> grant's family says it will continue to protest what it says is police brutality. johanas mehserle is the former bart officer who shot grant. he says he had been reaching for his taser. mehserle was convicte
. >>> and it's been four years since oscar grant was shot and killed by a bart officer in oakland. how grant is being remembered. >> catherine: the body of a man swept out to sea off point reyes was found today. this is video from sky 7 h- d rescuers were called in after a man, woman and dog the story. >> reporter: just after noon on new years day, the coast guard received reports that a man and woman walking a dog along pt. reyes beach had been caught by what was described as a rouge wave. the woman and the dog were able to swim ashore with the help of people who saw what happene, but the man was swept to sea. the coast guard and the california highway patrol launched a rescue effort and searched for several hours. but arounnd 4pm, they found his body adrift in he's described as a 59 year old male and his identity has not yet been released. the woman was examined by paramedics, but unijured. the north bay charles clifford kron 4 news >> jacqueline: is going to be very cold with already a freeze morning and a frost advisory. we will show you how cold it will be in your neighborhood, coming u
. >>> crowds gather here at the fruitvale bart station. the family of oscar grant speaks out. look at you guys with your fancy-schmancy u-verse high speed internet. you know, in my day you couldn't just start streaming six ways to sunday. you'd get knocked off. and sometimes, it took a minute to download a song. that's sixty seconds, for crying out loud. we know how long a minute is! sitting, waiting for an album to download. i still have back problems. you're only 14 and a half. he doesn't have back problems. you kids have got it too good if you ask me. [ male announcer ] now u-verse high speed internet has more speed options, reliability and ways to connect. rethink possible. >>> loved ones of oscar grant returned to the place where he was killed to mark his death and issue a plea for change. four years along today oscar grant was shot to death by a bart police officer. the incident, as will you remember, was captured on cell phone video and ignited a firestorm of anger. rob roth is live in oakland with the larger message at today's gathering. rob. >> reporter: gasia, it was here at the frui
... >> my book will be called "i still pinch myself." >> reporter: he's funny. he can sing. he's an oscar winner. you'll see him later. ♪ ahead on sunday morning >> osgood: as the year 2012 comes to a close this morning, we continue our holiday tradition here at sunday morning. we take time out to remember some of the remarkable people who have left us in the year just pending. >> 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5,. ♪ take a load off... >> osgood: they made our hearts sing. they made our spirits soar. >> that's one small step for man. >> osgood: some saved lives, some gave their lives. and all touched our lives in ways great and small. we remember those who left us in 2012. on these cold winter days, what could be nicer than a trip down mexico way. in mo rocca's case make that way down. >> reporter: the beaches of cancun, mexico, are known for girls and guys going wild. it's art in the wild. >> i have a whole little team of helpers underwater that do the finishing work. >> reporter: ahead on sunday morning, art that lives underwater. >> osgood: the fast draw asks why we dress boys in blue
today to mark the 4th anniversary of the shooting death of bart passenger oscar grant. the 22-year-old shot by a bart police officer at the fruit veil station new year's day, 2009. abc 7 news attended the rally and joins us live from oakland. nick? >> good evening, oscar grant was shot and killed at this bart station. i spoke with his mother whork says that losing her son hurts as much today as four years ago. she doesn't believe much changed in the way the world sees young black men. she hopes a new movie will change that. >> we want the world to fall in love with oscar. >> the 22-year-old grant was shot on this platform new year's eve, 2009. the family held a rally to shed light on the event. >> had it not been for the community on that platform, none of us would know who oscar grant is. >> cell phone video revealed more than the public knew this, video made it's way to you tube. you can see former bart police officer holding grant down on the floor. johannes mehserle testify ed intended to fire his taser. charges of race six were swift. >> this officer got off with murder. he di
oscar voting system could lead to record-low turnout has prompted the motion picture academy for oscar nominations. but the extension is only for a day-- until friday. any votes received after the new deadline will not be counted. an official with the academy says ""by extending the voting deadline we are providing every opportunity transition to online balloting as smooth as possible"" the academy awards ceremony is on february 24th. california will be getting a lot of new laws. people a year worldwide. also, a new law says that people cannot sue the fair personnel for sustained injuries on both for car rides this, after a doctor prompted a lawsuit after the doctor sustained injuries with a broken wrist. earlier the california supreme court ruled that people who ride on bumper cars and similar attractions at amusement parks can't sue the park operator for injuries they incur in normal use of the rejected a claim of negligence in a lawsuit filed against the owners of jose doctor who fractured car ride in 2005 >>> those looking to clean out their closets in time for the new year got a l
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